Istituto Di Cultura - Sydney

Events

Escape from Pompeii
Escape from Pompeii Friday, March 31, 2017 → Wednesday, August 30, 2017

The untold Roman rescue International exhibition featuring 2,000 year old artefacts from Pompeii, Sicily, Naples and Rome In 79 AD Mount Vesuvius erupted, spewing huge waves of volcanic ash and debris over the thickly populated Bay of Naples. The eruption was noticed at the Roman Naval base at Misenum, and in response...

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Guitar Recital by Gianfranco Summa
Guitar Recital by Gianfranco SummaThursday, June 29, 2017

Vivacissimo 2017. Yearly music program of the Italian Cultural Institute in Sydney The Italian Cultural Institute is proud to introduce the second concert of the Vivacissimo 2017 series with guitarist Gianfranco Summa, who will perform music by Villa-Lobos, Albeniz, Koshkin, Ponce and Giuliani. Born in Potenza on 10 April...

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Four Hands Piano Recital
Four Hands Piano RecitalThursday, July 13, 2017

Giovanni De Cecco and Alberto Firrincieli Vivacissimo 2017. Yearly music program of the Italian Cultural Institute in Sydney The Italian Cultural Institute is proud to introduce the third concert of the Vivacissimo 2017 series with pianists Giovanni De Cecco and Alberto Firrincieli, who will perform music by Schumann,...

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Beyond classics. New Italian Cinema
Beyond classics. New Italian CinemaThursday, August 03, 2017

The Italian Cultural Institute, after the success of the previous movie cycles Masters of Neorealism: Roberto Rossellini and Vittorio De Sica in 2015 and Marcello Mastroianni: Lover and Legend in 2016, is pleased to present a new cycle dedicated to Contemporary Italian Cinema. Once more this year we will open a window on...

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Beyond classics. New Italian Cinema
Beyond classics. New Italian CinemaThursday, September 07, 2017

L’intrepido, directed by Gianni Amelio, 2013, 104’. L’intrepido is a comedy directed by Gianni Amelio. Contemporary Italy is portrayed through the depiction of people holding extremely precarious jobs. The main character of the movie is played by Antonio Albanese, a tender and powerless little man rem...

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Beyond classics. New Italian Cinema
Beyond classics. New Italian CinemaThursday, October 19, 2017

La sedia della felicità, directed by Carlo Mazzacurati, 2013, 90’. La sedia della felicità is Carlo Mazzacurati's last work, by many considered his cinematic last will. Indeed, the movie somehow detaches itself from the at times dark and bitter attitude of the director, to depict once again existential...

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Beyond classics. New Italian Cinema
Beyond classics. New Italian CinemaThursday, November 02, 2017

Noi credevamo, directed by Mario Martone, 2010, 170’. The cycle will end with Mario Martone’s colossal Noi credevamo. The film traces the stages of the process that produced Italy’s unification through the stories of three southern Italian young men affiliated to the Giovane Italia movement. The film&rs...

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